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Energy and Climate Committee

The Energy and Climate Committee (f/k/a Cities for Climate Protection Committee) was created In order to protect Keene’s public health, safety and welfare, as well as the economic vitality of the community, and exists to:

(1) Monitor and advocate for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions
(2) Promote energy conservation and efficiency, as well as the use and production of renewable energy
(3) Increase awareness of and resilience to the expected impacts of a changing climate

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Staff Liason

Rhett W. Lamb: 603-352-5440

Schedule

Meetings are generally held the first Wednesday of each month at 8:00 AM in the 2nd Floor Conference Room of City Hall.

View the City Calendar to confirm the date and time of the next meeting.

2020 Meeting Schedule

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the COVID-2019 State of Emergency, the Energy and Climate Committee will be holding its meeting in May remotely using the web-based program, Zoom.  Committee members and applicants will be participating in this meeting remotely (not at City Hall).

Members of the public will be able to access these public meetings through a variety of options, which are described below and in the documentGuidance for Public on Accessing Remote/Online Board Meetings

 

  • Instructions for Accessing Remote/Online Meetings of Planning Board

    Due to the COVID-2019 State of Emergency, the City of Keene Energy and Climate Committee will be holding its meetings in April and May remotely using the web-based platform, Zoom. Board members and applicants will be participating in this meeting remotely (not at City Hall).


    Members of the public will be able to access these public meetings through a variety of options, which are described below. If you have questions about these meetings and how to participate, please contact the Community Development Department at (603) 352-5440 or email: communitydevelopment@ci.keene.nh.us.


    How do I view and listen the meeting online?

    • Go to the weblink www.zoom.us/join
    • Enter the Meeting ID - A box will appear asking for a Meeting ID. Enter the 9 digit Meeting ID advertised for the meeting – It will be on the top of the agenda for the meeting. Meeting agendas are posted on this webpage (scroll to Agendas). Each meeting will have a different Meeting ID.
    • Choose how you listen to meeting - You will have the option to listen to the meeting using your computer audio or to call into the meeting. If you call into the meeting, you will be prompted to use one of the following phone numbers, and then enter the unique Meeting ID, which will be on the top of the meeting agenda.

    How do I access the meeting if I do not have a computer or smartphone?

    • Call one of the toll-free phone numbers listed below.
            (888) 475-4499
            (877) 853-5257
    • Enter Meeting ID - You will be prompted to enter the Meeting ID. Each meeting has a different Meeting ID. The Meeting ID can be found at the top of the agenda for the meeting, which are posted on this webpage (scroll to Agendas), and on the bulletin board in the front lobby of City Hall.
    • You will only be able to listen - You will not be able to see any visuals or graphics that are displayed during the meeting unless you access the meeting through www.zoom.com or www.zoom.us/join.
    • Note: As an attendee of the meeting, your microphone and/or phone will be muted.

    What if I have issues accessing the meeting?

    • If you encounter any issues accessing this meeting, please call 603-757-0622 during the meeting.
  • Active Members

      First Name Last Name Type Term Expires
    1 Kenneth Dooley Regular 12/31/2021
    2 Jake Pipp Regular 12/31/2021
    3 Terry Clark Regular 12/31/2019
    4 Dr. Ann Shedd Regular 12/31/2020
    5 Peter Hansel Regular 12/31/2019
    6 Meaghan Rafferty Regular 12/31/2020
    7 Zach Luce Regular 12/31/2021
    8 Cary Gaunt Regular 12/31/2019
    9 Anna Schierioth Regular 12/31/2020
    10 Rodney Bouchard Regular 12/31/2021
    11 Andrew Dey Regular 12/31/2021
    12 Paul Roth Alternate 12/31/2020
    13 Position Vacant Alternate 12/31/2020
    14 Position Vacant Alternate 12/31/2021
             
      Last Updated 03/05/2020    

Minutes are posted after they have been adopted by the public body.  If you do not see the set of minutes you need on the website, please contact the City Clerk’s Office.

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